2020-03-20 12:45:27

Doctor: As Coronavirus Cases Spike Worldwide, We Need Global Cooperation to Halt Spread

As the worldwide death toll from the coronavirus pandemic has topped 10,000. Over 250,000 COVID-19 cases have been confirmed. Italy has surpassed China in coronavirus deaths, and cases are rising in the Middle East, Africa and Latin America, as the governor of California has ordered all 40 million residents to shelter in place.

Democracy Now! speaks with Stanford University’s global health expert Dr. Michele Barry, an infectious disease doctor. In 2018, she was awarded the Elizabeth Blackwell Medal by the American Medical Women's Association.

Democracy Now! produces a daily, global, independent news hour hosted by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan González.

Our reporting includes breaking daily news headlines and in-depth interviews with people on the front lines of the world’s most pressing issues.

On DN!, you’ll hear a diversity of voices speaking for themselves, providing a unique and sometimes provocative perspective on global events.

Missed an episode?  Check out DN on FSTV VOD anytime or visit the show page for the latest clips.

#FreeSpeechTV is one of the last standing national, independent news networks committed to advancing progressive social change.

#FSTV is available on Dish, DirectTV, AppleTV, Roku, Sling and online at freespeech.org.

Africa california China Coronavirus COVID-19 Democracy Now! Italy Latin America Michele Barry Middle East

Health

The David Pakman Show

Dr. Fauci: Time to Relax Indoor Masking is Soon

Dr. Fauci: Time to Relax Indoor Masking is Soon

The David Pakman Show

The Biden Administration Supports Lifting COVID Vaccine Patent Protection

The Biden Administration Supports Lifting COVID Vaccine Patent Protection

The David Pakman Show

COVID Cases and Deaths Down 80+%, Vaccines WORK on Variants

COVID Cases and Deaths Down 80+%, Vaccines WORK on Variants

The David Pakman Show

Biden Announces New Strategy for Anti-Vaxxers

Biden Announces New Strategy for Anti-Vaxxers

Related

The David Pakman Show

Dr. Fauci: Time to Relax Indoor Masking is Soon

Dr. Fauci: Time to Relax Indoor Masking is Soon

Democracy Now!

“Harm Is Still Being Done”: 36 Years After MOVE Bombing, Misuse of Children’s Remains Reopens Wounds

“Harm Is Still Being Done”: 36 Years After MOVE Bombing, Misuse of Children’s Remains Reopens Wounds

Democracy Now!

Israel Kills Dozens in Gaza While Imposing “Constant War” on Palestinian Residents of Jerusalem

Israel Kills Dozens in Gaza While Imposing “Constant War” on Palestinian Residents of Jerusalem

Democracy Now!

Afghanistan in Mourning After School Bombing in Kabul Kills 85, Mostly Hazara Shiite Girls

Afghanistan in Mourning After School Bombing in Kabul Kills 85, Mostly Hazara Shiite Girls

Proud Partners